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Echo Park Recreation Center
1632 Bellevue Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90026
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Region: Metro
District: Griffith
Council District: 1 & 13
Neighborhood Service Area: East Los Angeles

Phone: (213) 250-3578
Fax: N/A
Facility E-mail:

Facility Hours of Operation:
Monday - Friday: 10:00 am. - 9:00 pm
Saturday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sunday: CLOSED

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Public Information: The indoor gymnasium acts as an auditorium, community room, as well as a gymnasium for Echo Park Recreation Center; the capacity is 450. This park has a complete recreation program and an accredited day camp.

This facility is an LAPD stop-in center.

Special Events: Annual Lotus Festival, Call (213) 485-1310 for more information.

Facility Features: Barbecue pits, baseball diamond (lighted), basketball courts (lighted/indoor/outdoor), childrens play area, community room, indoor gym (without weights), picnic tables, seasonal pool (outdoor/unheated), soccer field (lighted), tennis courts (lighted), year round pool (indoor/heated/unheated).

Registration Location/Hours
Location Hours of Operation Programs
Echo Park Recreation Center
1632 Bellevue Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90026
(213) 250-3578
Monday - Friday: 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sunday: Closed
Sports Leagues
Sports Clinics
Adult Sports Leagues
Picnic Permits
Field Permits (except Vista Hermosa Synthetic Field)
Casting Permits
Echo Park Youth Center
515 Laveta Terrace
Los Angeles, CA 90026
(213) 240-3006
Monday - Friday: 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday - Sunday: Closed
After School Club
Seasonal Day Camp
Echo Park Community Center
313 Patton St.
Los Angeles, CA 90026
(213) 481-1033
Monday - Thursday: 2:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday: 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Saturday: 9:00 am -4:00 pm
Sunday: Closed
Youth Classes
LA Kids Classes
Senior Activities
Adult Sports Leagues
Vista Hermosa Synthetic Field
100 N Toluca St.
Los Angeles, CA 90026
(213) 485-7611 (Municipal Sports Office - Soccer Field Permit Requests)
(213) 250-3578 (Recreation Center - Staff Monitoring for Field Permits)
Monday - Friday: 6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Saturday - Sunday: 8:00 am - 10:30 pm
Patrons must park in lot directly attached to field.  Parking lot entrance is located off 1st St.
Patrons who park on the Nature Park side (100 N Toluca St) risk citation , tow and / or car being locked in gate overnight. Nature Parking lot closes daily at Dusk.
Soccer Field Permits must be obtained from the Municipal Sports Office (213) 485 -7611.
Echo Park Recreation Complex staff monitors permits usage.

For Vista Hermosa Nature Park permit information, please contact Santa Monica Mountains Conservancy, LA River Center (323) 221-9944 x 220

Location/Permit Information
Location Permit Information
Echo Park Lake
751 Echo Park Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90026
(213) 481-8495 (Boat House - Cafe Concession)
(213) 250-3578 (Recreation Center)

Picnic tables are available on a first come first served basis

For permit request information please contact Echo Park Recreation Center (213) 250-3578

For film request information please contact the Park Film Office (323) 644-6220

Files Available for Download
Approved Moon Bounce Vendors Spring Camp 2015
Picnic permit Fee (Updated) Picnic Area Map
Pre School / After School Club Registration Form LA Kids Registration Form
After School Club Flyer Preschool Flyer
Online Registration Information Facility Application
Winter 2015 Basketball League
Junior Division Minor Division
Major Division Girl Minor Division
Mighty Mite Division Pee Wee Division
Sports Files
Spring Baseball 2015 Girls Spring Softball
Sports Registration Form
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